Siemens Project Manager - Fire Systems in Bellevue, Washington

Project Manager - Fire Systems

Locations:Bellevue, Washington

Job Family: Customer Services

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Job Description

Division: Building Technologies

Business Unit: Field Operations

Requisition Number: 222613

Primary Location: United States-Washington-Bellevue

Assignment Category: Full-time regular

Experience Level: Mid level

Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)

Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, and Financial Services.

The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.

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Job Description:

Position Overview:

Primarily responsible for managing Fire Alarm & Security projects. Manages large, more complex jobs or multiple

projects (system project migrations, system integration between multiple systems) from pre-booking to customer

acceptance. Supervises, directs and motivates the project team during planning, estimating, design, installation, startup,

commissioning, turnover and warranty of assigned projects. Ensures customer satisfaction during and at final project


Job Duties:

· Participates in pre-bid reviews, pre-job walks and scoping and sales to operations turnover meetings to evaluate

accuracy of the sales estimate and job layout. Analyzes available documentation, plans, construction contract

specifications and codes to determine project requirements. Follows up with appropriate management to assure

understanding and satisfaction of job scope.

· Manages the development of project plans in advance of project activity assuring effective execution by the Project

Team. Provides management as necessary to monitor progress to assure compliance with the pre-determined execution


· Prepares or oversees preparation of engineering re-estimate reports. Utilizes financial and monthly forecasting

to manage and contain costs. Utilizes financial and monthly forecasting tools and works with other team members to

monitor, manage and control costs. Prepares or oversees preparation of progress billings, pursues timely payments from

the customer and authorizes payments to material suppliers and subcontractors.

· Obtains bids and selects reliable subcontractors to provide wiring, device installation, special construction or other


· Participates in job site final walk-thru and manages the completion of all close-out documentation such as As-Built

drawings and system operating instructions; transfers or excess materials; billings, collections and payments; and all

project records.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Education:

· A.S. degree in Electronics or related field, or equivalent experience in the installation and maintenance of Fire Alarm systems, card access systems, and CCTV systems.

· 2+ years previous Project Management experience.

· Strong customer service skills.

· Good verbal and written communications skills. Skilled in the PC applications and in the use of word processing and

spreadsheet programs.

· Must have valid state drivers license in good standing.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Education:

· Existing NICET certification preferred.

· FA1 preferred

· Experience in the installation and maintenance of Fire Safety products.


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